Sep 13, 2010 12:00pm EDT
. the candy bar weighs in at more than 4 tons. the guinness book of world records certified the record this weekend. the bitter and dark chocolate bar is 18 feet long. the company plans a town tasting event next month. " i get a plane ticket. >> or identify you a bar downstairs. -- i can buy you a top of our downstairs. breezy conditions tomorrow. cooler wednesday. a chance for showers thursday and friday. >> thanks for joining us.
Sep 13, 2010 4:00am PDT
discovered a sweet way into the guinness book of world records. it has unveiled the world's largest chocolate bar. take a look at that. measures a whopping 18 feet long, feet wide, and get this, 10 inches thick. the big bar weighs in at nearly 10,000 pounds. wow. the confection was broken into pieces for the public so that no one was left feeling bitter. hmm. you know, bill, i love chocolate. but not that much chocolate. >> do you like chocolate plain or would you add almonds or nuts to it? >> i like white chocolate with macadamia nuts. it is my favorite. >> really? >> yeah. >> okay. >> yes, yes. you too? >>> time now for an early look at some of the stories we'll be following here today on nbc news -- in detroit a hearing is scheduled on the case of a man accused of trying to blow up a plane last christmas. the nigerian suspect allegedly concealed a bomb in his underwear and tried to detonate the explosive on a flight from amsterdam to detroit. >>> former english prime minister tony blair will be honored with a 2010 liberty medal. an award given to those who promote freedom around the world.
Sep 13, 2010 5:00pm EDT
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Sep 13, 2010 3:05am PDT
. >> an armenian candy company set a new mouth-watering guinness record for the biggest chocolate bar in the world. look at that. the ginormous block of dark chocolate weighed a whopping feet -- 18 feet long, rather, and 9 feet wide and 10 inches thick. >> wow. you go next if you had a hoveround power chair? the statue of liberty? the grand canyon? it's all possible ith a hoveround., tom: hi i'm tom kruse, inventor rand founder of hoveround., when we say you're free to see the world, we mean it. call today and get a free overound information kit, that includes a video and full color brochure. dennis celorie: "it's by far the best chair i've ever owned." terri: "last year, 9 out of 10 people got their hoveround for "little or no money." jim plunkitt: "no cost. absolutely no cost to me." breaking news...when you call today, we'll include a free hoveround collapsible grabber with the purchase of your power chair. it reaches, it grabs, it's collapsible and it's portable. it goes wherever you go. get it free while supplies last. call the number on your screen to get your free video, brochure and your f
Sep 13, 2010 1:00am EDT
lighter. >> the 2011 version of the "guinness world records" is going to be out this week. it's going to be released in the s. on tuesday and a worldwide release on thursday. now, one of the main entries here that we have is the world's shortest man. he's a little over 70 centimeters which puts him about two feet -- let's see here, two feet and fouinches. that's how tall he is. >> that's pint sized. >> he's actually from colombia, 24 yrs old and weighs 22 pounds. >> very interesting stuff. i like having you here, chatting with you over here. great stories and much more we'll be following at our desk. thanks have a great weekend. >> thanks, don. great to have you back. >>> it seems a controversial debate over a islamic center has sparked controversy. >> i don't know a lot about islam. i only knew one fellow who is a muslim. p i knew it was going to be a learning process for me, but we follow jesus. >> he'll tell us how his message is being received coming up. hey, did you ever finish last month's invoices? sadly, no. oh. but i did pick up your dry cleaningno. and had your shoes shined.